• Abandoned potential

    Abandoned mine waste has been successfully transformed into glass, which can be used to create glass-ceramics, as Ellis Davies reports.
  • Risen from the ashes

    With more effort going into developing a circular economy, the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany, has built a house using recycled materials, Ines Nastali reports.
  • Off-site manufacture for construction

    The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee has called on the government to standardise and promote off-site manufacture for construction. Kathryn Allen reports.
  • Economic digest

    The latest figures affecting construction and related industries in the UK.
  • Kit Malthouse named UK Housing Minister

    The relatively unknown Malthouse is now the eighth Housing Minister in as many years. Khai Trung Le looks at his political history.
  • Higher state of construction

    The first towers constructed in the UK with rising factory technology have been completed. Khai Trung Le talks to Natalie Bowkett about its value within the clay construction sector.
  • Timber house design to push sustainable building

    Researchers around the world are seeking ways to make buildings more efficient and less dependent on emissions-intensive materials. This MIT project using timber is no exception.
  • Economic digest

    The number of construction projects has declined in the UK due to bad weather and a woefully unprepared industry. At the same time, more bricks have been manufactured, marking the anticipated start of a busy house building period. Ines Nastali reports.
  • EMG August 2018 newsletter now available

    Issue #16 of the EMG topical e-Newsletter is now available
  • 2018 IOM3 Premier Awards dinner

    The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining (IOM3) presented the 2018 Premier Awards to winners at a black tie event in London on 3 July

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